If this sounds like you, booking accommodations near the right beach can make your trip to the US Virgin Islands even more special.
Fortunately, Hotel on the Cay is directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy what makes the region so popular. This vacation destination is not located within the more crowded areas of the Virgin Islands, which means those staying at this location may have these stretches of sand to themselves, providing them with the opportunity to relax away from bustling crowds.
Of course, since Hotel on the Cay is located right on Sugar Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. Named for the sugar white sands that rest on the beach, Sugar Beach is located behind a resort of the same name, and is often crowded only by resort guests sunning themselves and snorkeling. For guests who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to learn more:
|Grotto Beach||1.2||E||1.3 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted|
|Colony Cove||1.3||WNW||1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Mermaid Beach||1.4||ENE||1.5 mi. East-Northeast of Christiansted|
|Shoy's Beach||1.6||ENE||1.7 mi. Northeast of Christiansted|
|Hibiscus Beach||2.1||WNW||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Christiansted|
|Tamarind Reef Beach||2.9||E||2.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Half Penny Beach||3.0||S||2.9 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Chenay Bay Beach||3.0||E||3.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Cormorant Beach||3.3||NW||Judith's Fancy|
|Coakley Bay Beach||3.9||E||3.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Beach||4.3||WNW||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
Grotto Beach is the one that's nearest to Hotel on the Cay. One of the beaches set on the Buccaneer Resort's property, Grotto Beach features not only the sandy surf, but a pool, a grill, and three holes of the golf course. Buccaneer guests enjoy the possible watersports available here.
Visitors who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's in the surrounding area might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their location. Hotel on the Cay is found on the island of Protestant Cay, 0.2 miles northeast of downtown Christiansted;
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Hotel on the Cay:
Tourists seeking thrilling outdoor activities during their trip to Protestant Cay will quickly learn that Hotel on the Cay is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. You will find that this particular part of Christiansted claims a number of exciting attractions, like The Lutheran Church, and Government House, to name a few. The closest of the three is .,
When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the table below.
|The Lutheran Church||Historical Site||0.3||SSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Government House||Historical Site||0.2||SSW||Downtown Christiansted|
|Apothecary Hall||Museum||0.3||S||Downtown Christiansted|
|St. Croix Archaeological Museum||Museum||0.3||S||Downtown Christiansted|
|Scale House||Historical Site||0.2||S||Downtown Christiansted|
|Steeple Building||Museum||0.2||S||Downtown Christiansted|
|Customs House||Historical Site||0.2||S||Downtown Christiansted|
|Fort Christiansted||Historical Site||0.2||SSE||Christiansted|
|Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute||Farm||--||--||2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||2.3||S||2.2 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Historical Site||3.1||S||3.0 mi. South of Christiansted|
|Green Cay National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.7||ENE||Green Cay|
|Southgate Coastal Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.7||E||2.8 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Fort Sale Ruins||Historical Site||4.2||WNW||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Columbus Landing Site||Historical Site||4.3||WNW||4.3 mi. Northwest of Christiansted|
|Coakley Bay Ruins||Historical Site||4.1||E||4.1 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Saint George Village Botanical Gardens||Botanical Garden||8.7||W||3.4 mi. East of Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.4||E||8.4 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Point Udall Monument||Monument||8.9||E||8.9 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Cruzan Rum Factory||Distillery||10.2||WSW||Carlton|
|St. Croix East End Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.7||E||9.7 mi. East of Christiansted|
|Lawaetz Family Museum||Museum||11.1||WSW||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Estate Whim Museum||Museum||--||--||Frederiksted Southeast|
|Hams Bluff Lighthouse||Lighthouse||11.5||W||4.0 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Fort Frederik||Historical Site||12.1||W||Frederiksted|
|Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts||Museum||12.2||W||Frederiksted|
|Estate Mount Washington Plantation||Historical Site||12.1||W||2.2 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.5||W||2.7 mi. North of Frederiksted|
|Sandy Point National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.7||WSW||2.3 mi. South-Southwest of Frederiksted|
If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, The Lutheran Church might be worth a visit. Originally the Dutch Reformed Church on St. Croix, this building was built in 1744 and sold to the Lutherans in 1831, who made this their main church on the island. Today, the church is known for being one of the oldest Lutheran Churches in U.S.
Getting info about nearby hotel booking possibilities is sometimes an excellent way to get a feel for the area as whole. This part of Protestant Cay offers visitors various other resorts and hotels to choose from, which will give you plenty to think about prior to reaching a verdict. Take a look at the table below to find complete details about the hotel booking possibilities found in the area.
|King Christian Hotel||0.2||S||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Hotel Caravelle||0.2||SW||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Holger Danske Hotel||0.3||SW||Downtown Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Club Comanche||0.4||SW||Christiansted, St. Croix|
|Carringtons Inn||1.1||SW||1.0 mi. South West of Christiansted, St. Croix|
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